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Sheep on Cape Clear Island

Cape Clear Island is the southernmost inhabited island off the coast of Ireland. Less than 100 people live there full-time. I visited a resident who rents some land and takes care of sheep and some horses, and uses the wool to spin and create yarn for knitting.

TAGS: Alabama, Farming, Ireland, Sheep, Travel

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Chicago, Illinois, United States of America
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© Beth Leistensnider.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 05.2017
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Oct. 6, 2018, 8:10 p.m.
Camera Make: SONY
Camera Model: DSLR-A200
Focal Length: 75mm
Shutter Speed: 1/160
Aperture: f5.6
ISO: ISO100
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PHOTO LOCATION Cape Clear island, Ireland